Aer Lingus

Aer Lingus to start ticket sale for transatlantic flights

Aer Lingus is eager to begin transatlantic flights sale from its Manchester base to three destinations in the United States....


US grants final approval for Aer Lingus to join transatlantic joint venture

Irish flag carrier Aer Lingus received the final US approval to join the transatlantic joint business venture....


Norwegian competition prompts US approve Aer Lingus join AJBA

The United States Department of Transportation (DoT) announced tentatively approving Aer Lingus to join the oneworld alliance's \Atlantic Joint Business Agreement (AJBA) that American Airlines (A1G) (AAL), British Airways, Finnair Iberia, and LEVEL are already a part of. All aforementioned airlines are part of the oneworld alliance. In joining the business venture fully, the Irish airline would integrate the planning, pricing and sales a...


Revival hopes of Flybe slowly die out: Aer Lingus chooses partner

The collapsed Flybe missed out on a key contract with Aer Lingus that could have helped the airline to run operations in Ireland.    ...


Aer Lingus withdrawal from Shannon Airport could spell trouble

With reports surfacing that Aer Lingus might pull its transatlantic services from Shannon Airport, the news might be very troubling for the Irish airport....


IAG set to lose $1.6 billion on fuel-hedging alone

While low oil prices are something to celebrate, the shockingly-low prices have now become a worry for airlines, as they hedged on the very wrong side of the fence....


Etihad’s investments: trend or series of unfortunate events?

Over the course of its short history, Etihad Airways made a series of investments in various airlines around the world. However, some were less successful than others: but was it a case of a series of unfortunate events or was it a trend?...


Union criticises Stobart Air over staff layoffs

Unite, the UK and Ireland’s largest union accused Stobart Air, which operates Aer Lingus’ regional service, of cynically ditching its workforce at Southend airport, during the coronavirus crisis....


Aer Lingus Flight EI 9018 returns to Dublin

Aer Lingus A330, operating flight EI9018 to collect medical supplies in China, had to land back at its departure airport in Dublin (DUB), Ireland, after experiencing an emergency on takeoff on March 30, 2020. ...


International Airlines Group orders 200 Boeing 737 MAX

On Tuesday IAG and Boeing announced a deal that nobody did expect. IAG has signed a letter of intent to order 200 Boeing 737 MAX. However, the deal is questionable:...